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May 26, 2022 City of Chicago
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City of Chicago landmark designation for Buckingham Fountain in Grant Park.
Topics: Chicago, landmark, designation, Buckingham Fountain
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Oct 27, 2021 City of Chicago
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In 1969 the Chicago Plan Commission directed the Department of Planning and Development to explore the historical significance of publicly owned and operated bath houses and select one for consideration as an official Chicago landmark.  This report authored by Susan Benjamin, Administrative Assistant to the  Commission on Chicago Historical and Architectural Landmarks.  
Topics: Chicago, bath house, landmark, demolished, Plan Commission
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Jun 14, 2021 City of Chicago
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Various city planning reports adopted by the City of Chicago. Many specific to particular areas or topics.
Topic: City Chicago Planning Report Neighborhood Design
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May 6, 2021 James R. Osgood and Co. Publishers
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Periodical for architects and contractors.  Includes significant amounts of permit information for a number of cities.
Topics: American, Architect, Building, News
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May 6, 2021 James R. Osgood and Co. Publishers
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Periodical for architects and contractors.  Includes significant amounts of permit information for a number of cities.
Topics: American, Architect, Building, News
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May 4, 2021 James R. Osgood & Co. Publishers
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Periodical for contractors and architects, including permit information for a number of cities.
Topics: American, architect, building, news, 1883
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Apr 13, 2021 James R. Osgood & Co. Publishers
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Periodical for architects and contractors, including articles, technical information and construction notifications.
Topics: American, Architect, Building, News, 1882, construction, periodical
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Apr 13, 2021 James R. Osgood & Co. Publishers
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Periodical for architects and contractors, including articles, technical information and construction notifications.
Topics: American, Architect, Building, News, 1881, construction, periodical
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Apr 13, 2021 James Rosgood & Co. Publishers
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Professional periodical for architects and contractors, including articles, technical information and construction notifications.
Topics: American, Architect, Building, News, 1880, construction, periodical
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Oct 27, 2020 City of Chicago
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City of Chicago Wicker Park Historic District Designation Report
Topics: Chicago, landmark, district, historic, designation, report, staff, summary
Folkscanomy: Maps and Geographical Surveys
Oct 26, 2018 City of Chicago
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The Chicago Historic Resources Survey (CHRS), completed in 1995, was a decade-long research effort by the City of Chicago to analyze the historic and architectural importance of all buildings constructed in the city prior to 1940. During 12 years of field work and follow-up research that started in 1983, CHRS surveyors identified 17,371 properties which were considered to have some historic or architectural importance. The CHRS database identifies each property's date of construction,...
Topics: Chicago, Historic, Resources, Survey, Map, architecture, CHRS
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Sep 6, 2018 City of Chicago
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Ward 05 Chicago Historic Resources Survey Maps The Chicago Historic Resources Survey (CHRS), completed in 1995, was a decade-long research effort by the City of Chicago to analyze the historic and architectural importance of all buildings constructed in the city prior to 1940. During 12 years of field work and follow-up research that started in 1983, CHRS surveyors identified 17,371 properties which were considered to have some historic or architectural importance. The CHRS database identifies...
Topics: Chicago, Historic, Resources, Survey, Maps, architecture
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Aug 20, 2018 City of Chicago
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Chicago Historic Resources Survey Maps Ward 04 The Chicago Historic Resources Survey (CHRS), completed in 1995, was a decade-long research effort by the City of Chicago to analyze the historic and architectural importance of all buildings constructed in the city prior to 1940. During 12 years of field work and follow-up research that started in 1983, CHRS surveyors identified 17,371 properties which were considered to have some historic or architectural importance. The CHRS database identifies...
Topics: Chicago, historic, survey, resources, survey, maps, ward 4, architecture, history
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Aug 20, 2018 City of Chicago
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Chicago Historic Resource Survey Maps. The Chicago Historic Resources Survey (CHRS), completed in 1995, was a decade-long research effort by the City of Chicago to analyze the historic and architectural importance of all buildings constructed in the city prior to 1940. During 12 years of field work and follow-up research that started in 1983, CHRS surveyors identified 17,371 properties which were considered to have some historic or architectural importance. The CHRS database identifies each...
Topics: Chicago, historic, resources, survey, architecture, maps, Ward 3
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Aug 2, 2018 City of Chicago
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The Chicago Historic Resources Survey (CHRS), completed in 1995, was a decade-long research effort by the City of Chicago to analyze the historic and architectural importance of all buildings constructed in the city prior to 1940. During 12 years of field work and follow-up research that started in 1983, CHRS surveyors identified 17,371 properties which were considered to have some historic or architectural importance. The CHRS database identifies each property's date of construction,...
Topics: Chicago, survey, architecture, historic, resources
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Aug 2, 2018 City of Chicago
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Chicago Historic Resources Survey Maps Ward 01
Topics: Chicago, survey, architecture, historic
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Sep 7, 2017 City of Chicago
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Designation report for West Burton Place in Chicago, IL
Topics: landmark, designation, Chicago, Illinois, Burton Place, Sol Kogan, Edgar Miller
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Mar 14, 2017
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CTA Reports
Topics: CTA, Chicago, Transportation, Association
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Feb 24, 2017 City of Chicago
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Using Chicago's Historic Boulevards as Catalysts for Neighborhood Revitalization
Topics: Chicago, city government, planning, report, boulevard, historic, revitalization, neighborhood
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Jan 22, 2016 City of Chicago
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City of Chicago Landmark Designation Report
Topics: Chicago, landmark, designation, report
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Nov 4, 2015 City of Chicago
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City of Chicago designation report for the Walter Burley Griffin District, also known at the 104th Place District.
Topics: Chicago, Landmark, Designation Report, Historic Preservation
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Sep 22, 2015
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National Register Nominations for Chicago Landmarks
Topics: Chicago, National Register, Nomination, History, Architecture, National Park Service
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Dec 29, 2011 City of Chicago
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First adopted zoning code of the City of Chicago, including maps of use districts and volumne districts
Topics: City of Chicago, Zoning Code, 1923
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Dec 12, 2011 Various
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Various national register nomination reports for buildings and districts within Chicago.
Topics: City of Chicago, National Register, nomination reports, landmark
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Dec 7, 2011 Old Town Triangle Historic District Committee
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National Register nomination for the Old Town Triangle Historic District in Chicago.
Topics: Old Town Triangle, National Register, historic district, Chicago
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Nov 30, 2011 City of Chicago
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10410 and 10541 S. Hoyne Avenue, Chicago, IL. Built in 1917 from drawings produced by the office of Frank Lloyd Wright.
Topics: Chicago, landmark, prairie style, Frank Lloyd Wright
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Nov 30, 2011 City of Chicago
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4450 N. Hermitage Avenue, Chicago, IL. Built in 1883, the architect was John C. Cochrane. Designated a Chicago Landmark in 1982.
Topics: Chicago, landmark, All Saints Church and Rectory, John C. Cochrane, Ravenwood
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Nov 30, 2011 City of Chicago
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The Jessie and William Adams House. 9326 S. Pleasant Avenue, Chicago, IL. Built in 1900-01 and designed by Frank Lloyd Wright. Designated a Chicago Landmark in 1992.
Topics: Chicago, Landmark, Adams House, Frank Lloyd Wright
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Nov 29, 2011 City of Chicago
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Built in 1887, sculpted by Augustus Saint-Gaudens and designed by Stanford White. This was designated a Chicago Landmark in 2001.
Topics: City of Chicago, landmark, sculpture, Augustus Saint-Gaudens, Stanford White, Standing Lincoln
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Nov 3, 2011 City of Chicago
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Local historic district nomination report for Alta Vista Terrace in Chicago.
Topics: Chicago, landmark, Alta Vista Terrace, historic district
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Nov 3, 2011 Susan S. Benjamin
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Inventory of properties for the National Register Nomination of Alta Vista Terrace.
Topics: Alta Vista Terrace, Chicago, National Register, inventory, historic district
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Nov 3, 2011 Susan S. Benjamin
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National Register Nomination for Alta Vista Terrace in Chicago.
Topics: Alta Vista Terrace, Chicago, National Register Nomination, historic district
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Nov 1, 2011 City of Chicago
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Local landmark nomination for the American School of Correspondence at 850 E. 58th Street in Chicago.
Topics: American School of Correspondence, 850 E. 58th Street, Chicago, landmark, Pond & Pond, 1906-1907
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Nov 1, 2011 City of Chicago
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Local landmark nomination for the Allerton Hotel on North Michigan Avenue, Chicago.
Topics: Allerton Hotel, Chicago, 1922-1924, Morgatroy & Ogden with Fugard and Knapp, 701 N. Michigan...
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Nov 1, 2011 City of Chicago
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Local landmark nomination report for the American Book Company Building at 320-330 E. Cermak Avenue in Chicago.
Topics: American Book Company Building, landmark, Chicago, 320-330 E. Cermak, 2131 S. Calumet, 1912, Nelson...
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Nov 1, 2011 City of Chicago
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Local landmark nomination report for the Alfred Caldwell Lily Pool at Lincoln Park Zoo, Chicago
Topics: Chicago, Lincoln Park Zoo, Alfred Caldwell, landmark
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Nov 1, 2011 City of Chicago
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Local landmark nomination report for 6901 Oglesby Cooperative Apartment Building
Topics: Chicago, landmark, 6901 S. Oglesby, Paul Frederick Olsen, 1928-1929, Jackson Park
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Nov 1, 2011 City of Chicago
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Local landmark nomination report for the Abraham Lincoln Monument.
Topics: Chicago, landmark, Abraham Lincoln Monument
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Nov 1, 2011 City of Chicago
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Local Landmark nomination for 860-880 N. Lake Shore Drive.
Topics: Chicago, 860-880 N. Lake Shore Drive, landmark, Mies Van der Rohe
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Nov 1, 2011 City of Chicago
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Local landmark nomination for 860-880 N. Lake Shore Drive.
Topics: Chicago, 860-880 N. Lake Shore Drive, landmark, Mies Van der Rohe
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Nov 1, 2011 City of Chicago
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City of Chicago local landmark nomination report.
Topics: 300 W. Adams, Chicago, landmark, nomination, 1927, Jens Jensen
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Nov 1, 2011 City of Chicago
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City of Chicago local landmark nomination report.
Topics: 333 N. Michigan, Chicago, Holabird & Roche, Holabird & Root, landmark
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Oct 24, 2011 City of Chicago
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Local landmark nomination report for 104th Place Historic District in Chicago.
Topics: Chicago, City of Chicago, landmark, landmark nomination, Walter Burley Griffin
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Oct 24, 2011 City of Chicago
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Local Landmark nomination report for the 63rd Street Bathing Pavilion in Chicago.
Topics: Chicago, Landmark, Nomination Report, City of Chicago
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Oct 24, 2011 City of Chicago
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Various local landmark designation reports for the City of Chicago.
Topics: City of Chicago, Landmark Designation, Staff Reports
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Oct 19, 2011 City of Chicago
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Staff report for local landmark nomination of building.
Topics: 35 E. Wacker, City of Chicago, Staff Report, Landmark Nomination